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Apple to Upgrade Siri and Update Maps

Jun 9, 2015 - At Apple's keynote during the Worldwide Developers' Conference, the company introduced plans to upgrade Siri's voice search capabilities and make Maps more efficient. Comments

Is YouTube a Social Network?

youtube-logo Jun 9, 2015 - Most people don't seem to consider YouTube a social network, but they ought to. The overwhelming majority of views of brand-related content come from user-generated content. Comments

Facebook Lite Gives Advertisers Access to New Demographics in Asia

facebook-lite-fblite-hero Jun 8, 2015 - The global roll out of a new, less data-heavy Facebook for Android phones will help marketers better tap consumers across regions with limited Internet connectivity. Comments

The Realities of Cross-Device Marketing in a Mobile Driven World: Part II

cross-device-mobile-tablet Jun 7, 2015 - In this second part series on cross-device marketing, Rohit Kumar offers his tips for taking on this new channel of marketing head on. Comments

Chrome Auto Pause on Adobe Flash Means Video Should Shift to Social

Adobe Flash Player logo Jun 5, 2015 - Google Chrome has introduced a feature that automatically pauses Adobe Flash videos deemed extraneous to the browsing experience, which will silence many auto play ads. Comments

Norwegian Airline Creates Emoji URL

norwegian-airlines Jun 5, 2015 - Norwegian Airlines demonstrates the rise in visual communication, promoting a new flight to Las Vegas with a web address that consists of emojis for an airplane, slot machine and money. Comments

Beyond YouTube: Alternate Video Venues

social-media-and-video Jun 5, 2015 - While YouTube is the dominant platform when it comes to video SEO, the video offerings on platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and Snapchat shouldn't be ignored. Comments

The Next Stop for Everywhere Marketing: Mobile Apps

appstore Jun 4, 2015 - Marketers would do well to double down on native apps, investing in agile optimization practices to deliver highly customized and relevant mobile experiences. Comments

AdWords Offers Updates to YouTube Brand Lift Insights

youtube-b2b Jun 4, 2015 - Google and YouTube have offered updates to the ways that Brand Lift measures a video ads performance as part of a push to promote "micro-moments." Comments

YouTube’s First Decade: The Top Ads and the Trends That Define Them

youtube-logo Jun 3, 2015 - YouTube's first ten years have produced some great ads, and in conjunction with The Webby Awards, viewers recently got to chose their favorites. Comments

Yahoo Allows Advertisers to Independently Validate Viewability and Fraud

yahoo-mobile-image Jun 3, 2015 - Yahoo is the first major digital publisher that lets brands fact-check viewability and ad fraud by themselves. Comments

Hotels.com's Silent Ads Poke Fun at Facebook's Rules

hotelsdotcom Jun 3, 2015 - Clever new ads from Hotels.com feature subtitles and an ASL interpreter. Meant to be watched without sound, the ads acknowledge the default silence of Facebook's news feed videos. Comments

Remembering Mobile Dads - and Not Just on Father’s Day

A dad working from home with his young son Jun 3, 2015 - Marketing messages for moms should target both parents, as today's dads, who make up 22 percent of the U.S. mobile audience, are more hands-on than those in previous generations. Comments

Brands Fight Ad Blindness With Interactive Experiences

mobilesmartphones Jun 2, 2015 - Brands like Target, Shazam, and The Home Depot are increasingly making interactive mobile ads, while also taking decreasing user attention spans into consideration. Comments

Stacking the Deck: A Publisher’s Guide to Ad Stack Optimization

digital-publishing Jun 2, 2015 - Having a good number of ad partners with diverse strengths, as well as the right mix of programmatic partners, can help publishers leverage their traffic to maximize their revenue per visitor or page view. Comments

Google Now on Tap Makes App Search Optimization More Critical Than Ever

Google Logo Jun 1, 2015 - Now on tap makes everything from text messages to social media posts searchable, and these new search capabilities could give apps the stickiness and functionality they've been missing. Comments

The Battle for the Living Room Begins

tv Jun 1, 2015 - Traditional cable companies are in trouble as more people forego traditional TV-watching for streaming digital video from providers like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon. Comments

Windfall For Advertisers As Tencent Opens Third Party Data Access

tencent-logo May 31, 2015 - Advertisers are set to gain an additional foothold in China's growing programmatic market after Tencent announced the launch of its third party data management platform. Comments

VIDEO: Fresh Talent Key to Tackling Marketing Disruptions, Says McKinsey

david-edelman May 29, 2015 - McKinsey's David Edelman speaks to ClickZ about how marketers can invest in new models for employee management and how the industry should be guiding young talent. Comments

Prepare for the "Flight to Quality" in Programmatic

programmatic May 29, 2015 - The concept of "flight to quality" applies to media buying, as advertisers don't want to risk spending money on out-of-view ads or fraudulent traffic. Comments

New Google AdWords Products and Partnerships Focus on App Attribution

Google AdWords Logo May 28, 2015 - During its annual I/O Conference, Google announced new offerings and mobile partnerships to improve segmentation, attribution and promotion within apps. Comments

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